Sarjapura Census Town, with population of about 12 thousand is Anekal sub district's the 2nd least populous census town located in Anekal sub district of Bangalore district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Sarjapura census town is 7 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 1581 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Sarjapura Ward No 01 and the population of Sarjapura Ward No 01 is about 12 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Karmalram which is 13 km far from here. Anekal is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 22 km. District head quarter of the census town is Bangalore which is 37 km away. Bangalore is the state head quarter of the census town and is 37 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 779.22 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 39°C and minimum temperature goes down to 19°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 12 thousand people, among them 5938 (50%) are male and 5869 (50%) are female. 66% of the whole population are from general caste, 34% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sarjapura census town is 13%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 2680 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sarjapura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11,807 7,753 3,960 94 1,510
Male 5,938 3,932 1,957 49 759
Female 5,869 3,821 2,003 45 751

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 80% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 19% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1006 in Muslims are 920.

Religion wise population 2011 - Sarjapura

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 11,807 9,411 2,267 91 5 2 4 0 27
Male 5,938 4,691 1,181 46 2 1 3 0 14
Female 5,869 4,720 1,086 45 3 1 1 0 13

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 37% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8620. Female population growth rate of the census town is 38.1% which is 2.2% higher than male population growth rate of 35.9%. General caste population has increased by 50.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 15.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 394.7% and child population has increased by 42.3% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sarjapura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 37% 50.2% 15.1% 394.7% 42.3%
Male 35.9% 49.8% 13% 250% 43.2%
Female 38.1% 50.6% 17.3% 800% 41.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 988 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 972, in schedule caste is 1024 and in schedule tribe is 918. There are 989 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has increased by 15 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 13 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sarjapura

Total General SC ST Child
Change 15 5 38 561 -13
2011 988 972 1024 918 989
2001 973 967 986 357 1002

Literacy

Total 8441 people in the census town are literate, among them 4499 are male and 3942 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sarjapura is 82%. 87% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sarjapura

Total Male Female
Change 5.2% 2.6% 7.9%
2011 82% 86.9% 77%
2001 76.8% 84.3% 69.1%

Workers profile

Sarjapura has 38% (4456) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 19% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sarjapura

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37.7% 31.7% 6% 62.3%
Male 56.1% 48.5% 7.7% 43.9%
Female 19.2% 14.8% 4.4% 80.8%